What does Deidre mean?
(female) Dedre, Deide, ..
(male) Deide, Deidor, ..
How popular is Deidre?
Deidre is a very prominent first name for females (#871 out of 4276, Top 20%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name history of Deidre for girls. Deidre was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #463 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shown below is a study of the statistics of Deidre and related names. Deirdre, Deirdra, Diedra, Diedre, Dierdre, Deidra, Dedra, Dede, Dee, Deedee, Deedra and Deadra are the popular variation forms of Deidre ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Didi, are uncommon. These forms of Deidre were popular as birth names in the 1960s (median #1122), but now, forms such as Dee have become somewhat outmoded.
Deidre▼ is alike in pronunciation to Didiere. Other recommended names are Andre, Daicee (see Dacey), Daile, Daira, Daisee, Daisie, Deandrea, Deane, Debbie▼, Debbra, Debera, Debor, Dedie, Deeane, Deetra, Deija, Deijah, Deiondra, Deitra, Delara, Delaree, Delene, Delice, Deline, Delise, Delores▼, Delyne, Demie, Demitra, Denese, Denise▼, Denisse, Denize, Dennie, Denyce, Denyse, Deonne, Deora, Deren, Derine, Desirae▼, Desire, Desirea, Desiree▼, Desiri, Desme, Desyre, Devinee, Devinne, Devra, Devri, Dextra, Deyse, Deziree, Diandre, Diane▼, Dido, Dinae, Dione, Dior, Dixee, Dodee, Dore, Eire, Fiore, Heide, Heidee, Jenifre (see Jennifer), Jere, Lenore▼, Loire, Maire, Muire and Vere. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deidre.See names in meaning and etymology.